History of Little Waltham

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Little Waltham, c.1915
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History of Little Waltham >> White's Directory 1863

White's Directory of Essex 1863 - list of inhabitants.

If you wish to trace any of these people on the census returns, the nearest census date for this 1863 directory is the 1861 census. There are a number of commercial providers of census returns. These include:


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Note: the directory lists the names in the following order: Surname, First Name. It also abbreviates names. These have been reversed and typed in full to assist research.

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William Ardley, veterinary surgeon
Maurice William Bird, Esq., Brick House
John Barton, shoemaker
John Barton, grocer, draper, etc.
Josiah Barton, baker and ironmonger
Henry Charge, saddler, etc.
Absalom Cole, relieving officer
Rev. Thomas Fisher, M.A., Rectory
James Flatman, schoolmaster
Rev. Joseph Fowler, (Independent)
William Francis, gentleman
Josiah Furlong, plumber, painter, etc.
Arthur Goodchild, surgeon
Josiah Gosling, tailor
Samuel James, sexton
William Joslin, cooper
James Linnett, parish clerk
Thomas Milbank, shopkeeper
John Hartford, Esq., Pratt's Farm
George Skinner, shoemaker
Henry Soper, Esq., Lodge
Henry Sorrell, cattle dealer
Daniel Swallow, beerhouse
Charles Taylor, wheelwright
Elias Taylor, wheelwright
Samuel Turnidge, shopkeeper
Samuel Underwood, victualler, Hall
Rev. E. Chapman Webb, curate
George Young, blacksmith

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William Bentall
Henry Allen
Mrs. Campen
James Campen
John Darby, Sheepcotes
Joseph Eve and Henry Lambert
Thomas Joyce
James Poole
Joshua Mallett, and miller
George Quilter
George John Rust
Peter Snow
George Sylvester
Joseph Wells, and maltster

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Little Waltham - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Little Waltham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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